Hire Cars San José, Costa Rica

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San José, Costa Rica
20 Apr — 27 Apr
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San José, Costa Rica car hire deals found on momondo

Find the right car hire for you

Small cars are typically categorised as economy cars, compact cars and intermediate cars. You can expect to pay £23/day to hire a small car in San José. Below are the best prices found on momondo in the past week.

Opel Agila
or similar Mini
Up to 2 passengers
4-5-door vehicles
£12/day
4 May - 14 May
San José
Juan Santamaria Intl Ap
Opel Agila
£12/day
4 May - 14 May
See offer
Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
or similar Economy
Up to 2 passengers
Fits 1 bag
4-5-door vehicles
£13/day
4 May - 14 May
San José
Juan Santamaria Intl Ap
Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
£13/day
4 May - 14 May
See offer
Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
or similar Compact
Up to 4 passengers
Fits 1 bag
4-5-door vehicles
£14/day
4 May - 14 May
San José
Juan Santamaria Intl Ap
Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
£14/day
4 May - 14 May
See offer
Hyundai Accent
or similar Economy
Up to 2 passengers
Fits 1 bag
2-3-door vehicles
£14/day
4 May - 14 May
San José
Carretera Aeropuerto Internacional
Hyundai Accent
£14/day
4 May - 14 May
See offer
Citroen C2
or similar Mini
Up to 2 passengers
2-3-door vehicles
£15/day
4 May - 14 May
San José
Carretera Aeropuerto Internacional
Citroen C2
£15/day
4 May - 14 May
See offer
Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
or similar Economy
Up to 2 passengers
Fits 1 bag
4-5-door vehicles
£15/day
4 May - 14 May
San José
Carretera Aeropuerto Internacional
Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
£15/day
4 May - 14 May
See offer

When is it cheapest to hire a car in San José?

All

£9 - £50

Family size

£10 - £39

Economy

£9 - £32

The cheapest time to hire a car in San José, Costa Rica is in May. The price is 55% lower than the rest of the year at just £10 per day. The most expensive month is December. If you are looking for a specific car type, consider hiring an economy car in May. If you need more room for your family, larger vehicles with 6+ seats are typically cheapest in May. The price of a car hire in San José can vary based on a number of factors including supply, popularity of the vehicle, and how far out you book your rental car.


San José Car Hire Directory

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Nearby attractions:

San Jose Parque Central9.7 mi

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San Jose Parque Central4.4 mi

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San Jose Parque Central64.9 mi

Distance to popular hotels from San José, Costa Rica

Park your car and yourself at these popular hotels not far from San José Juan Santamaria Intl Airport's car hire counter

Car Hire in San José

We've had 731 searches from users looking to hire a car in San José this month so far.

What cleaning measures are being taken by San José car hire companies to control the spread of COVID-19?

Alamo, Enterprise, and Avis are some of the companies that have updated their cleaning routines in San José in response to COVID-19. While car cleanliness has always been important, many companies are taking it a step further to ensure vehicles meet higher safety standards. Learn more about the full list of options that are available in San José. As things change, so do policies. We’ll do our best to stay on top of things, but always be sure to check with the provider directly.

How much will it cost to hire a car in San José, Costa Rica in May?

£16 is the cost of a weekend car hire in San José for May, with cheap deals starting as low as £14. Users looking for a one-week hire in San José for May saw an average deal of £18 - but quotes as low as £10 were available depending on dates and car options.

Which car hire agency in San José has the cheapest rental car prices?

The cheapest car hire provider in San José is Thrifty, with an average daily rate of £23 from its 2 locations in San José. The absolute cheapest deal momondo users have found at Thrifty in San José is £1.

Is there a fee to cancel my San José, Costa Rica car hire?

Every car hire company in San José has a different cancellation policy. At momondo, we will always disclose in the car rental search results whether or not an agency has a cancellation fee. Some of the top car hire companies in San José include Alamo, Enterprise, and Avis, so be sure to check if they offer free cancellation.

What is the best type of car to hire in San José during May?

A standard is the ideal car to hire when visiting San José in May. On average, San José receives 240 mm of precipitation and temperatures hover around 21 °C during the month of May. These conditions are well-suited for a standard size car, which can easily handle a bit of rain and even hold up well when temperatures fall. Hiring a Standard in San José will cost you £17/day on average.

Which car hire company in San José has the most locations?

National has the most locations of any car hire company in San José, Costa Rica, with 5 locations. Typically momondo users find deals around £36/day when renting a car from National in San José, Costa Rica.

What is the speed limit in San José, Costa Rica?

The speed limit in San José is 25 mph, unless otherwise stated on road signs. San José also has a suburban speed limit of 40 mph which is strictly enforced. If you find yourself on a motorway in San José, be aware that the speed limit is generally 65 mph.

What is the weather like in San José, Costa Rica in April?

During the month of April the average temperature in San José is 21 °C and the expected precipitation is 40 mm. This information is useful for travellers looking for a car hire in San José.

What car would momondo recommend based on the weather in April?

Considering that the temperatures in San José are typically high during April and the chance of rain is relatively low, momondo would suggest hiring a convertible which would help you enjoy the great weather.

Is the weather in San José similar to the rest of San José Province?

If you’re looking for a San José hire car for a road trip to the surrounding areas during the month of April it’s important to know that the rest of San José Province typically has a temperature of 21 °C and will usually expect 40 mm of precipitation.


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